Olympic rower James Cracknell tells ITV he is ready for new challenges after a life-changing accident in 2010, but wants his old self back.
Mo Farah says that his extended family will struggle if Barclays implements plans to shut money transfer service accounts to Somalia.
The economic benefits of hosting the Olympics have already outweighed the costs it was claimed today.
The new President of the International Olympic Committee has been announced as Thomas Bach of Germany during a ceremony in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Bach, 59, becomes the ninth IOC President and succeeds Jacques Rogge who has held the post since 2001.
Wrestling has been reinstated by International Olympic Committee for the 2020 and the 2024 Olympics, it has been announced.
Squash and baseball/softball miss out.
A flame has been ignited at the Olympic cauldron, which was used at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, at Tokyo's National Stadium to celebrate the city's successful bid to host the 2020 Olympics.
Officials in Tokyo have offered choreographed thanks as the Japanese capital rejoiced in landing the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.
The British Olympic Association made a clear effort to praise all three bidding cities for their efforts at winning the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020, while congratulating victors Tokyo.
– BOA spokesman Darryl Seibel
We congratulate our friends in Tokyo and are confident that they will do a excellent job hosting the Olympic and Paralympic games in 2020.
We also congratulate our colleagues and friends in Madrid and Istanbul on the quality of their bids.
It is a reflection of the importance of hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games to have three world class cities compete for this honour.
Tokyo's successful bid video for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics promoted the city with the question: "Is Japan Cool?"
Boris Johnson has congratulated Tokyo on being crowned the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics host city and urged it to "savour" the celebration before the hard work starts.
A statement from the Mayor of London said:
Huge congratulations to Tokyo for winning the honour of hosting the greatest sporting spectacular on the planet.
I am sure that, like London, your great city will put on an extraordinary event. This is a magical moment of celebration to savour before the years of hard work ahead.
– London Mayor Boris Johnson
Staging the Olympic and Paralympic Games is a tremendous privilege that unleashes golden opportunities for the host city. London has seen its transformative effect having embedded from the outset a long lasting legacy that reaches far beyond the weeks of sporting drama.
We've been happy to welcome Rio to our city and we'll be delighted to share our experiences with Tokyo as they embark on their own journey to 2020.
Andy Murray has taken to Twitter to congratulate Tokyo on winning the 2020 Olympic Games and has wondered if he will be playing:
Congrats to Tokyo on winning the olympic 2020 bid... Wonder if I will still be around to experience it #wishfulthinking
Jeremy Hunt, who was the Culture Secretary during the London 2012 Olympics has congratulated Japan on their winning bid for the 2020 Games:
Congrats Tokyo know you will do a magnificent job - Japanese precision and flair will make 2020 phenomenal success for athletes and visitors
The Olympic teams from around the world have congratulated Tokyo on winning the 2020 Games:
Congratulations to 2020 Olympic hosts Tokyo. Tough on Istanbul & Madrid but no silvers and bronze in this race #olympics2020